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Key Indicators
GDP per Capita (2016) US$ 2,879.07
GDP Growth rate (2016)  7.99%
Population Poverty Rate (2012) 12.0%
General Literacy Rate (2012) 63.0%
Youth Literacy Rate (2012) 86.1%
Secondary School Completion Rate (2012) 74.2%
Household with TV Connection (2012) 55.3%
Population Access to Improved Sanitation (2012) 81.0%
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Bhutan Multidimensional Poverty Index 2012
A key object of this report is to produce a different approach to measuring poverty in addational to conventional income poverty methods.It is intended to complement Bhutan's income poverty measure and provide an important source of addational information.. » Read More
Mar 31, 2014    News    webadmin   1328 views   
Statistical Handbook of Bumthang Dzongkhag 2013 released
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Feb 27, 2014    News    webadmin   1358 views   
Consumer Price Index, December 2013
In December 2013, the overall CPI inflation was 0.46 percent, indicating an increase in the prices of consumer goods and services by 0.46 percent from previous month (November).  Domestic goods and services went up by 0.50 percent and imported goods.. » Read More
Feb 12, 2014    News    webadmin   1357 views   
Annual Dzongkhag Statistics 2013
The Annual Dzongkhag Statistics (ADS),1 st published in 2010, is the convenient volume with comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the Dzongkhags. Use the ADS as a convenient volume for statistical.. » Read More
Jan 10, 2014    News    webadmin   1326 views   
Consumer Price Index Report, September 2013
The year on year inflation for the third quarter (July – September) was 9.12 percent (that is, from third quarter 2012 to third quarter 2013). This was an increase of 3.61 percentage point compared to the year on year inflation of the previous quarter.. » Read More
Nov 18, 2013    News    webadmin   1374 views   
Training on Gewog level database development,23rd-25th September,Bumthang
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Oct 01, 2013    News    webadmin   1351 views   
Consumer Price Index Report, August 2013
In August 2013, the overall CPI inflation was 0.09 percent, indicating an increase in the prices of consumer goods and services by 0.09 percent from previous month (July).   The inflation for August was mainly from the domestic goods and services which.. » Read More
Sep 27, 2013    News    webadmin   1335 views   
Second Quarter PPI 2013
 The overall inflation (year-on-year) for the month of April, May and June 2013 compared to the same months of the previous year was 1.36, 0.07 and -0.21 percent respectively making an average of 0.41 percent increase for the second quarter compared to.. » Read More
Sep 13, 2013    News    webadmin   1354 views   
Bhutan’s Case: Social Capital, Household Welfare and Happiness
Social capital, in simple terms can be understood as interpersonal relationship built on mutual trust (blo ted) and the norms of reciprocity (phen tshun nyam phen) that facilitate the collective (mnyam rub) action to achieve the common goal (spyi mthun dmigs.. » Read More
Aug 30, 2013    News    webadmin   1337 views   
Consumer Price Index Report, July 2013
In July 2013, the overall inflation was 2.18 percent, indicating an increase in the prices of consumer goods and services by 2.18 percent. The average rate of inflation from January through July recorded 1.18 percent. July month saw the highest inflation at.. » Read More
Aug 29, 2013    News    webadmin   1345 views   
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